“I wanted to write a book that is not only engaging, but one that could inspire the love of maths. What Le Le Brainwave Comics does is to weave the learning of maths concepts so subtly into relatable everyday stories that it breaks the children’s barriers to learn,” said Christina Soh.
Understanding that this ‘smart’ generation of students can easily access biographical texts by at their fingertips by means of the internet, Ms Pangilinan-Gutierrez chose to provide an authentic learning experience for her students. In this project, she transformed her students from passive readers to active participants.
Teaching mathematics is close to Gloria's heart and she believes that teaching creatively to engage students is necessary especially teaching this subject because pupils need to be given different opportunities to train their brains and change their mentalities toward problem-solving to be effective in the workforce of the future. Mathematics is an unparalleled means to train problem solvers and is the by far the best training medium that she has come across in her many years as an educator.
In the Singapore education system, tests and exams are a regular quarterly occurrence in schools even though the weightage of the tests and exams differ from school to school.
How did your child fare for CA1? Is he (or she) prepared for term 2 and the upcoming SA? Here are some study tips shared by one of our trainers, who is also an ex-MOE teacher, to help you get started.
In this second instalment of the 4-part series, Mr Roel R. Maraya shares how he used Science Matters and Biology Matters textbooks in his science lessons at Korean International School, Philippines.
In this first instalment of the 4-part series, Simon Williams shares how he taught his pupils from a private school in Nakhon Sawan, Thailand to use the possessive pronouns to discuss ownership. Take Off with English was used in his lesson.
Introduction Singapore is today regarded as a high-performing education system, and going by the 2015 PISA Assessment, perhaps the best
The cross-disciplinary approach to teaching and learning has been gaining some attention lately and in one way or another, popularised
Using Social Media in LearningThe world is changing at a much faster pace than we have ever seen before.
Being a gifted child brings pride and joy to parents. Gifted children are often stereotyped as intelligent due to their ability
Marshall Cavendish Education first published this article on Singteach at http://singteach.nie.edu.sg/issue56-contributions02/ In Singapore, has meritocracy given us educational equity?
“I’m not a Maths person”“I have never been good at Maths”We’ve often heard such passing remarks from people who struggle